#833, E.V.R. Periyar High Road, Arumbakkam, Chennai - 600106


The Department of Telugu, D.G.Va­ishnav College is a Centre for Telugu learning in Chennai city. It has a glorious tradition of teaching Telugu for the last five decades.


As for us Extracurricular activities are concerned our department has “Navya Bharathi”. Telugu Association which is meant for encouraging the students to take part in extracurricular activities. Students themselves conducted an intercollegiate competition every year where all the college students in Chennai will participate. The Department of Telugu also organizes Telugu Literary Programs and workshops on regular basis in various themes every year.


Its Organized by the Students where students from Various College participate in it.students take part in various college cultural programs and extracurricular activities every year and win many prizes and bring laurels to the department and to the college.


Year of Establishment – 1964




Subject Category Sem Subject Name Details Hours per week
  Internal External Total
Foundation I Telugu–I Classical Poetry 4 3 25 75 100
Foundation II Telugu–II Contemporary Poetry 4 3 25 75 100
Foundation III Telugu–III Prose 6 3 25 75 100
Foundation IV Telugu–IV Drama, General Composition & Translation 6 3 25 75 100
Profile Picture Name of the Faculty Educational Qualifications Area of Specialization

Dr. M.Natarajan

Asst. Prof. & Head

Email: mandhalapunataraj @gmail.com

M.A.,B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D., NET.